- U.S. fires latest volley in China tariff fight
President Trump raised the prospect of slapping a 25 percent tariff on imported cars and ordered a review of China's retaliatory auto tariffs as his administration responded to GM's plant closures plans.
AutoNews.com. Wed, 28 Nov 2018 21:09:50 EST. Subscription may be required.
- Mitsubishi Motors fires Carlos Ghosn as chairman
Japanese automaker ousts top auto industry exec following his arrest over allegedly hiding income and misusing funds
CBS News. Mon, 26 Nov 2018 12:29:15 +0000.
- Recalls urged following Kia & Hyundai fires
The director of the Center for Auto Safety says he is aware of more than 250 Kia and Hyundai vehicles which have caught fire unexpectedly, sometimes while owners are driving down the road.
Jace Larson. ABC News. Fri, 16 Nov 2018 16:03:32 GMT.
- Verstappen fires expletives at Ocon as collision hands...
Verstappen was in complete control of the race after passing both Mercedes and both Ferrari cars in a superb performance.
Daily Mail. Sun, 11 Nov 2018 19:22:05 +0000.
- Senate hearing on Hyundai, Kia engine fires postponed
The Senate Commerce Committee said a hearing planned this month on reports of engine fires involving Hyundai and Kia vehicles was on hold, but could be rescheduled for a future date.
AutoNews.com. Thu, 8 Nov 2018 12:00:00 EST. Subscription may be required.
- Lawmakers summon Kia and Hyundai CEOs over car fires
WASHINGTON (AP) - A Senate committee is asking the CEOs of auto makers Kia and Hyundai to testify next month about fire risk in their vehicles. ...
Washington Times. Wed, 17 Oct 2018 16:21:47 -0400.
- Celebrating Africa's aid workers on the frontline
From fighting fires to digging cars out of flooded roads - the unglamorous realities of the life of Africa's aid workers.
BBC News. Sun, 14 Oct 2018 23:55:51 GMT.
- Two Million Ford Trucks Recalled Due To Reported Seat Belt Fires
There are more than 20 reports of smoke or fire coming from the seat belts in certain Ford F-150 models. There are at least three reports of cars "totally destroyed" by fire.
Merrit Kennedy. NPR. Thu, 06 Sep 2018 17:04:34 -0400.
- Fraud fires up JD Classics' race for new funds
One of the world's leading dealers in premium classic cars is racing to secure new funding within days after the discovery of "financial irregularities" left its lenders facing a multimillion pound write-off.
Sky News. Fri, 24 Aug 2018 14:00:00 +0100.